Emergency Department Staff RN PRN AdventHealth Ottawa
Location Address: 1301 S. Main Street, Ottawa, KS 66067
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Ottawa
Family friendly community
Excellent cost of living
Five major recreational lakes
Many annual events and festivals
Environment committed to patient care
You Will Be Responsible For:
Provides direct patient care, evaluates outcomes, consults with other specialists as required and adjusts nursing care processes as indicated to ensure optimal patient care.
Ability to perform a head-to-toe assessment on all patients and reassessments as per policy. This includes neonate, pediatric, adolescent and geriatric patients and the general patient population.
Ability to monitor hemodynamic status of patient and correctly interpret the results.
Maintains accurate and continued nursing documentation including patient histories, conditions, treatments, responses and assessment of changes.
Demonstrates the ability to assist physicians with procedures in the Emergency Department.
What You Will Need:
2-year Associate Degree
Current CPR within 1 month of hire
ACLS within 6 months of hire
PALS within one year of hire
TNCC within 1 year of hire
Cardiac dysrhythmia class within 90 days of hire or demonstrates proficiency in cardiac rhythm recognition
National Institute of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) within 6 months of hire
Provides professional nursing care within the Emergency Department; coordinates care planning with other disciplines. Provides care that meets the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care. Determines priorities of care based on physical and psychosocial needs of patients, as well as factors influencing patient flow through the system. Communicates with ED physicians regarding changes in patientâ™s status, symptomatology and results of diagnostic studies. Responds quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.